Eurovision Song Contest 2009. Russia, Moscow, Olympic Sports Arena

From May 12 to 16, 2009, the Eurovision Song Contest was held in Moscow. It was the 54 competition and the first time it was in Russia. All preliminary and final shows were held in the Sports Complex Olimpiyskiy.  This event had a large-scale production and by various designs as well. A lot of Layher scaffolding, Prolyte structures, other trussing and rigging systems were used.

JSA also took part in this project. The company had a large section on the installation of structures. Also JSA did general supervision and control over compliance with the quality and reliability of installation of all constructions on the production area.

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The main object of responsibility JSA: Green Room – a place to meet, communicate and expect of representatives of all teams participating in the competition.

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Other constructions on the area that were under supervision and responsibility of the JSA  – Structures of walls and FOH by Layher Scaffolding.

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Some pictures of the moments of the general installation of the production case.

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Exclusive pictures by moments of the equipment settings before the start of the program of the competition and before the opening of the door to the hall for entrance of the audience.

Magazine AUDIENCE (Issue 113): “Eurovision Song Contest: a spectacular showcase”

Also see the page with information and photos about the participation of JSA Europe as part of local production team for installation and operation of the Hospitality and VIP Area at Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kyiv, Ukraine

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